NAMI Family Support Group is a trained facilitator led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Gain insight from the challenges and successes of others facing similar circumstances.
NAMI’s Support Groups are unique because they follow a structured model, ensuring everyone has an opportunity learn information, tips, and support from facilitators and other participants.
Our support groups that focus on allowing participants to share their experiences and learn from each other in a safe environment. We don’t take attendance. We maintain confidentiality.
Family Support Group is free and open to any family member with a loved one living with mental illness. Student or any non-participant observation is not permitted.
The Family Support Groups are open only to family members of a loved one with mental illness seeking support, compassion, and education about caring for their loved one. Register to be on our meeting list.Register Now
Review our Connection Recovery Support Group Guidelines here.
Address: Baptist Health - Wolfson Children’s Center for Behavioral Health at Baptist Health Southbank Plaza - 1650 Prudential Drive, Suite 210 (2nd Floor), Jacksonville, FL 32207
Orange Park Hospital - Classroom A - 2001 Kingsley Ave., Orange Park, FL 32073
Drop ins are welcome at all our in-person support groups.
By sharing your experiences in a safe and confidential setting, you gain hope and develop supportive relationships. This group allows your voice to be heard, and provides an opportunity for your personal needs to be met. It encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community. You’ll benefit through other’s experiences, discover your inner strength and learn now to identify local resources and how to use them.
Youth Support Groups are open only to young adults with mental illness seeking support, compassion, and education about recovery.
“Using the [NAMI] support group model is so essential to the success of our family support groups. As a group, the collective wisdom covered a lot of possibilities.”
“The most beneficial thing for me was that I am not alone. I found the NAMI Family Support Group at the time I really needed it!”
The mission of NAMI Jacksonville is to support and improve the quality of life for family members and those living with mental illnesses and co-occurring substance abuse through compassion, education, and advocacy.
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40 E. Adams St., Ste. LL05
Jacksonville, FL 32202
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